You can get from Prague to Žilina by train, bus or flight.
To get from Prague to Žilina on Oct 29 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||202 miles (325 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$13 - $14|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $13 (€11) • 5 h 45 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $14 (€12) • 4 h 48 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or RegioJet a. S.|
Travel 202 miles (325 km) by bus or train between Prague and Žilina. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 48 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $13 (€11). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or RegioJet a. S. Among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Prague to Žilina.
Travel between Prague, Czechia and Žilina, Slovakia is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic.
Conditions of entry into Slovakia:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Slovakia has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 10/24/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your journey from Prague to Žilina.
Return travel to Prague, Czechia from Slovakia is: Partially open.
Entry into Czechia is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Slovakia.
Requirements for reentering Czechia:
All travelers must abide by the following measures in Czechia to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Prague, Czechia was last verified on 10/23/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to your planned date of travel to Prague from Žilina.
You can travel to Žilina from Prague 2 different ways: bus or train.
The cheapest way to go to Žilina from Prague is by taking a bus, which costs on average $13 (€11).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Žilina:
A bus is generally $1 (€1) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $14 (€12) from Prague to Žilina.
The fastest way from Prague to Žilina is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 48 min.
There are alternative travel options to Žilina that can usually take longer:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 5 h 45 min.
The distance from Prague to Žilina is approximately 202 miles (325 km).
The average frequency per day from Prague to Žilina is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Prague to Žilina as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Prague to Žilina:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Prague to Žilina, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Prague to Žilina with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Žilina as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Žilina from Prague.
Before traveling from Prague to Žilina, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Prague to Žilina tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.